Institute for Ecumenical Studies

The Institute for Ecumenical Studies is founded on the inspiration of the Second Vatican Council.

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CHARTA OECUMENICA

Twenty years after the signature of the "Charta Oecumenica" the Churches in Switzerland renew their commitments

On 22 April 2021, AGCK.CH, together with the Institute for Ecumenical Studies of the University of Fribourg Switzerland, invites to a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Charta Oecumenica. At this…

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HUMAN RIGHTS

Human rights in Ecumenical Perspective - a Conference by the Institute for Confessional Studies in Bensheim

Eight forms of Christianity presented their specific approach to the justification and meaning of human rights: Protestant, Catholic, Byzantine Orthodox and Oriental Orthodox, Pentecostal, Methodist, Baptist…

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5 YEARS AFTER HAVANA

Conference at the occasion of the 5th Anniversary of the Meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill in Havana

The online conference was held under the topical title "Church and Pandemic". The event was organized by the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and the Department of External Church Relations…

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